Weatherboarding :: Shared Description

Weatherboarding is the cladding of a house consisting of long thin timber boards that overlap one another on the outside of the wall.
Traditionally timber weatherboarding was used without a finish, relying upon good air circulation and the use of 'semi-hardwoods' which would keep the boards from rotting. More recently weatherboarding has been tarred or painted; traditionally black or white due to locally occurring minerals or pigments.
Weatherboard houses may be found in most parts of the British Isles, and the style may be part of all types of traditional buildings, from cottages to windmills, shops to workshops.
by N Chadwick
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TQ5839 : Thackeray's by N Chadwick
TQ5235 : Weatherboarded cottage, Motts Mill by N Chadwick
TQ6548 : Bourne House, Little Mill by N Chadwick
TQ8209 : 81, All Saints' St by N Chadwick
TQ7721 : Weatherboarding, Cripp's Corner by N Chadwick
TR1759 : Weatherboarded building by the Stour by N Chadwick
TQ5927 : Rose and Crown Inn by N Chadwick
TQ6641 : Swingle Swangle Cottages, Brenchley Rd by N Chadwick
TQ8209 : Rock shop, East Beach St by N Chadwick
TQ8927 : 8, The Street by N Chadwick
TQ4735 : The Gallypot Inn by N Chadwick
TQ7424 : 5 & 7, Northbridge St by N Chadwick
TR1866 : A pair of weatherboarded cottages. by N Chadwick
TQ7553 : Bockingford Mill by N Chadwick
TQ5946 : Weatherboarded Cottage, Mill Crescent by N Chadwick
TQ7376 : Cottage on church St, Cliffe by N Chadwick
TQ7721 : Weatherboarded cottage, Cripp's Corner by N Chadwick
TQ5943 : Moat Farmhouse by N Chadwick
TL4559 : Fort St George by N Chadwick
TQ7053 : Weatherboarded Cottages, Church St, Teston by N Chadwick
TQ6825 : Weatherboarded cottage by N Chadwick
TQ7630 : Zan Chinese Restaurant, Hawkhurst by N Chadwick
TQ8927 : 29, The Street by N Chadwick
TQ4121 : The Royal Oak, Newick by N Chadwick
TQ6445 : White Cottage, Five Oak Green by N Chadwick

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Created: Fri, 19 Mar 2010, Updated: Tue, 24 Jan 2012

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